ISLAMABAD: Everybody is on precisely the exact same page about the dilemma of Kashmir,” Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Tuesday while covering an All Parties Conference held now to make a consensus about the lingering dispute.
FM Qureshi stated that Korean country, political parties, along with the armed forces were on precisely the exact same page regarding Kashmir.
“Regardless of torture, oppression, and imprisonment, India can’t dampen the spirits of Kashmiris,” Qureshi said, adding that the nation had rejected India’s unconstitutional and unilateral movement on August 5, 2019.
Chairman Senate, Speaker of National Assembly and agents from JUI-F, Jamaat-e-Islami, ANP, PPP, PML-N, BNP, and many others were present in the meeting held in the Foreign Office.
Afterwards, speaking to the press, the foreign ministry appreciated that the opposition parties for providing valuable input signal in the assembly.
He stated the parties were appreciative of this briefing provided by us about the problem.
Qureshi said a special session of the Senate was summoned tomorrow along with also a joint sitting of the parliament on Thursday to express solidarity with the Kashmiri people and provide a very clear and unanimous message into the Modi Junta.
‘Pakistan to provide a combined message to India on August 5’
Meanwhile, talking in Geo News’ programme”Geo Pakistan”, FM Qureshi explained that the whole nation was united on the dilemma of occupied Kashmir and will provide’one message’ into India about the one-year anniversary of New Delhi’s August 5 proceed.
“There is not any confusion within our emotions or leadership,” said the foreign ministry. “The whole nation is united [on Kashmir issue] and will send 1 message into India [on August 5],” he added.
The foreign minister stated he had invited all political parties and stakeholders, which comprised the PPP, PML-N along with other parties’ leaderships, to the Foreign Office where they will exchange views on the Kashmir issue.
“We shall take the governmental and Kashmiri leadership into confidence concerning the problem,” he stressed, adding that the Yaum-e-Istehsal occasion will come under discussion during the cabinet session.
Answering a question regarding Pakistan’s answer and what more had to be achieved, the foreign minister stated that the battle to supply the proper of self-determination into those of Kashmir was a continuing one.
“See, this really is a battle and it has its ups and downs,” he explained. “Our stance has not changed and our destination is Srinagar. The chains and locks around the Jamia Masjid Srinagar is going to probably be broken,” he added.
FM Qureshi explained that governmental activists, stakeholders and other members of this society will get involved in Yaum-e-Istehsal rallies around the nation tomorrow. “We shall observe one-minute silence, clearly, remembering that the SOPs on account of this coronavirus pandemic,” he explained.
The foreign minister lashed out in the Indian authorities to imposing a curfew from the inhabited region, stating that it’d negated India’s position.
“India’s stance was buried [by its decision to impose curfew again],” he explained. “It indicates the Indian rulers are not convinced that Kashmiris will concur with them, regardless of the government’s oppression and greed approaches,” he added.
India abolishes special standing of occupied Kashmir
annually on August 5, the Indian authorities hurried through a presidential decree to abolish Article 370 of this Constitution which granted special status to Indian occupied Kashmir.
As tensions mounted at the contested valley across the illegal movement, New Delhi deployed unprecedented amounts of in the area to curb the dissent.
Indian Home Minister Amit Shah had introduced a resolution to garbage Article 370 at Rajya Sabha, which revoked the special status given to occupied Kashmir and forced the nation a Union Territory with the legislature.
The inhabited valley was bifurcated into two Union territories — Jammu and Kashmir, that includes a legislature, and Ladakh, that is with no legislature, the home minister had mentioned, amid uproar from the resistance at the Upper House.
Which are Articles 370 and 35A?
Post 370 of the Indian Constitution is a’temporary supply’ that grants special autonomous status to occupied Kashmir. Each of the conditions of this Constitution that are related to other nations aren’t related to occupied Kashmir.
In accordance with this guide, except for defence, foreign affairs, communications and finance, the Indian Parliament requires the state administration’s concurrence for implementing the rest of the legislation. The inhabitants of occupied Kashmir, consequently, reside under a different set of laws in comparison with Indian citizens everywhere in the nation, such as those associated with citizenship, possession of land, and basic rights.
Post 35A that stems from Article 370 was released via a Presidential Order in 1954. This report enables the legislature of occupied Kashmir to specify the nation’s permanent inhabitants and their particular rights and rights.
Beneath Article 35A, Indian citizens from different states can’t buy property or land from occupied Kashmir.